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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection

Anti-Slavery collection (approximately 40,000 pieces). In the late 1890's, the family of William Lloyd Garrison, along with others closely involved in the anti-slavery movement, presented the library with a major gathering of correspondence, documents, and other original material relating to the abolitionist cause from 1832 until after the Civil War. The major holdings consist of the papers of William Lloyd Garrison, Maria Weston Chapman and Deborah Weston, Lydia Maria Child, Amos Augustus Phelp...



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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895; Mallory, S. V. R., former owner; Mallory, L. C., former owner
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) ex libris (bookplate): S.V.R. Mallory; (inscription) L.C. Mallory
Topics: Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Slavery, African American...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Woolsey, T. D., Prof., former owner; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner
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Editor: 1859- , T. Hamilton
Topic: African Americans
Topics: Brown, Henry Box, b. 1816, Slavery, Fugitive slaves
Signatures: [A]B-CD(-D4) (D3 verso blank)
Topics: Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, Slavery, Antislavery movements,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895, compiler; Sweetser, Seth, 1807-1878, former owner; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Compiled by Theodore D. Weld
Topics: Slavery, Slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845; Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845. African slave trade; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, former owner; Society for the Extinction of the Slave Trade and for the Civilization of Africa
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Text preceded by prospectus
Topic: Slave trade
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880; Child, David Lee, 1794-1874; Gay, S. Howard. inscriber; Southard, Nathaniel; American Almanac Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Title from cover
Topics: Slavery, Almanacs, American
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861, Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Kramer, John Theophilus
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Cover title
Topics: Slave trade, Slave traders, Auctions, Slaves, Slavery, Slavery
Provenance: United Presbyterian College, bookplate
Topics: British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society, East India Company, Slavery, Slavery, Slavery, Slavery,...
Source: bplscas
Bolling, Philip A. Speeches. Richmond, 1832
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Gilbert, Olive; Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, author of introduction, etc; Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895. American slavery as it is. Selections; J.B. Yerrinton and Son, printer
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Recorded and edited by Olive Gilbert
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883, Slaves, Slavery, Abolitionists, African American abolitionists, African...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882, former owner
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Caption title
Topics: United States, Fugitive slaves
Excerpt from the "Quarterly Anti-Slavery Magazine", January, 1836, pp. 117-132
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Hildreth, Richard, 1807-1865; Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, Hildreth, Richard, 1807-1865, Freedmen, Slavery, Antislavery...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Barker, Joseph, 1806-1875,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Griffiths, Julia, d. 1895, ed; Rochester Ladies' Anti-slavery Society
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A collection of signed articles, poems, etc., by men and women prominent in the anti-slavery movement. Most of the signatures are in facsimile
Topic: Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Publ. dates discrepencies: vol. 1-2, 1855; vol. 3-4, 1853; vol. 5, 1854; vol. 1856
Topic: Generals
Source: bplscas
"Fourth edition."--Cf. Nat. union cat., pre-56 imprints
Topics: Benezet, Anthony, 1713-1784, Slavery, Slavery
Source: bplscas
1st ed. Howes USiana T304
Topics: Slavery, Slavery, Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Hildreth, Richard, 1807-1865; Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, Hildreth, Richard, 1807-1865, Collins, John A. (John Anderson),...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Clarke, Mr., recipient; Welch, Bigelow & Co., recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Clarke, Mr, Welch, Bigelow & Co, Antislavery movements, Women...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Phillips, Ann Terry Greene, 1813-1886; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient; Weston, Deborah, b.1814 recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Weston, Deborah, b. 1814, Phillips, Ann Terry Greene, 1813-1886,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Loring, Anna; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Loring, Anna, Browne, Martha Griffith, d. 1906, Loring, Louisa...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Child, Mrs. (Lydia Maria), 1802-1880; Sargent, Henrietta. recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Child, Mrs. (Lydia Maria), 1802-1880, Sargent, Henrietta, Hopper, Mary, Antislavery movements,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Channing, William F. (William Francis), 1820-1901; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Channing, William F. (William Francis), 1820-1901, Antislavery...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Dickson, William; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879. former owner
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Errata: last page
Topic: Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890; Weston, Deborah, b.1814 recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Weston, Deborah b. 1814, Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895, Grimké,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Griffin, William P; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Griffin, William P, Anti-slavery fairs, Antislavery movements,...
Not listed in Lib. Company. Afro-Americana
Topics: Slavery, African Americans, African Americans, Slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Harvey, William H. (William Henry),...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Child, Mrs. (Lydia Maria), 1802-1880; Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Child, Mrs. (Lydia Maria), 1802-1880, Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911, Antislavery...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Deborah, b.1814; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Deborah, b. 1814, Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Birney,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; May, Samuel, 1810-1899, recipient
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Handwritten copy of letter; not William Lloyd Garrison's handwriting. Whereabouts of original manuscript unknown
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Deborah, b.1814; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Deborah, b. 1814, Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Colver, Nathaniel, 1794-1870, Galusha,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897, Chapman, Maria Weston,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, R. Warren (Richard Warren), 1819-1873; Weston, Deborah, b. 1814. recipient
texts
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Deborah, b. 1814, Weston, R. Warren (Richard Warren), 1819-1873, Investments, Antislavery...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Yerrinton, James Brown, 1800-1866
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"Our Country is the World - Our Countrymen are Mankind."
Topic: Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Collins, John A. (John Anderson), 1810-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Collins, John A. (John Anderson), 1810-1879, Antislavery...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876. recipient
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Holograph, signed with initials
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, Love, Alfred H. (Alfred...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Whitelegge, Rebecca; Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, recipient
texts
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, Whitelegge, Rebecca, Antislavery movements, Women abolitionists
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Yerrinton, James Brown, 1800-1866
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"Our Country is the World - Our Countrymen are Mankind."
Topic: Antislavery movements
Evans
Topics: Slavery, Slavery
Source: bplscas
Topics: Burns, Anthony, 1834-1862, Antislavery movements, Fugitive slaves, Fugitive slaves, Riots
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Yerrinton, James Brown, 1800-1866
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"Our Country is the World - Our Countrymen are Mankind."
Topic: Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928, recipient
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Holograph, signed "Your loving Father."
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928, Chapman, Maria Weston,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Doughty, George; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879. recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Doughty, George, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Barney, Nathaniel; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Barney, Nathaniel, Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Nichols, W. S; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Nichols, W. S, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists, Social...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Allen, Richard, 1803-1886; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Allen, Richard, 1803-1886, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874, Simpson, Matthew,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902, Antislavery movements, Women...
Source: bplscas
Checklist Amer. imprints
Topics: Amistad (Schooner), Slave insurrections, Trials (Mutiny), Slave ships
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Lucia, 1822-1861; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Lucia, 1822-1861, Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Collins, John A. (John Anderson),...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Leavitt, Joshua, 1794-1873; Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Leavitt, Joshua, 1794-1873, Liberty Party (U.S. :...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882; Weston, Deborah, b.1814 recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, Weston, Deborah b. 1814, New England Non-Resistance Society,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Antislavery movements, Women abolitionists
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899; Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, recipient
texts
eye 80
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Holograph, signed
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Abolitionists, Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Olin, William M., 1845-1911; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Olin, William M., 1845-1911, Antislavery movements,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Kimber, Abby, 1804-1871; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Kimber, Abby, 1804-1871, Burleigh, Gertrude K, Gay, Sydney...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Antislavery movements, Women...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; May, Samuel, 1810-1899. recipient
texts
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Antislavery movements, Women abolitionists
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Thomas, James H; Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient
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eye 66
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Harned, William; Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient
texts
eye 78
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Harned, William, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897, Antislavery movements, Women...
Source: bplscas
Published as: Anti-slavery Monthly Reporter, v. 2, no. 16 (Sept. 1828) = no. 40
Topic: Slavery
Bound volume includes: 1. A Review of the report of a select committee of the house of Commons, on the state of the West India colonies -- 2. Three months in Jamaica, in 1832 -- 3. The West India question -- 4. The guilt of forbearing to deliver our British colonial slaves -- 5. A review of some of the arguments which are commonly advanced against parliamentary interference ... -- 6. The slave colonies of Great Britain -- 7. Negro slavery -- 8. [removed] -- 9. A short review of the slave trade...
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874, Antislavery...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Mary, recipient
texts
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Mary, Antislavery movements, Women abolitionists
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899; Estlin, J. B. (John Bishop), 1785-1855; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Estlin, J. B. (John Bishop), 1785-1855,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; May, Samuel, 1810-1899, recipient
texts
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Foster, Stephen S. (Stephen Symonds),...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; May, Samuel, 1810-1899, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Tillotson, George Jeffrey, 1805-1888, author; Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Tillotson, George Jeffrey, 1805-1888, Abolitionists,...